Affirmation for August 2, 2011: Blossoming with Friends

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.- Marcel Proust Thought of the Day:Friends come and go, but the memories stay with us forever. Our characters and personalities seem to have been reinforced by these memories and experiences that have been no doubt fostered and created by friends. Whether they are friends now or had only been friends for a period of time, they built our characters, tested and nurtured our morals, and made us who we are today.It can be hard to see old friends who may have turned their backs or hurt our feelings as friends today, but they have played a large role in making us the great people we are now. Holding on to the pain or anguish of the past doesn't foster our growth, but rather stunts it. Letting go of the past, learning lessons, and keeping our minds clear will bring us much more happiness and more importantly, will help us grow.Friends today, or friends yesterday, having faith in our abilities to adapt and change can only help us blossom into better individuals tomorrow.Blossom!TeamDS
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